Career Intern Coordinator

Job Closing: Apr 17, 2019

Division: Education

Job Code: 39-1021

Salary Range: $14.29 to 22.35

Status: Temporary - Summer, full-time, non-exempt

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Employment and Training Program Manager, the Coordinator is responsible for leading, developing, and mentoring students through the summer intern and Youth Intern Program. The Coordinator needs to have a positive attitude, be energetic, self-motivated, trustworthy and hard working.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Adhere to all policies and standards as dictated by Tribal and departmental policies
  • Work with program managers to facilitate job matching with the intern’s career path and organize interview process.
  • Possess strong work ethic and professional conduct
  • Works with summer interns to address customer service, confidentiality, professional conduct, disciplinary concerns and work ethics
  • Communicates with employers and troubleshoots workplace concerns
  • Administer pre- and post evaluations for summer interns
  • Maintain open communication with employer’s and interns to assess the quality and success of placements
  • Provides career guidance to interns including but not limited to employment options and higher education financial aid options

OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES:

Strong communication and interpersonal skills as asset. Computer skills such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint for reporting.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

An Associate’s degree in a field of Education, Business Administration, Counseling, or Human Services. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Applicants must submit letter of interest, resume, supporting documents (certificates, degrees, licenses) and proof of native preference eligibility (Tribal Identification Card or Status Card or letter) by email to human.resources@srmt-nsn.gov or by mail to Human Resources, Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe, 71 Margaret Terrance Memorial Way, Akwesasne, NY 13655. Due to our network security, we are unable to open hyperlinks. Applicants will need to attach their documents as PDF or WORD files if emailing. Applicants must clearly outline that they meet the qualification requirements on their resume.

NATIVE PREFERENCE POLICY

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe strives to be an equal opportunity employer dedicated to the policy of nondiscrimination based on race, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, physical disability, veteran status or any other non-job related factor. Among qualified applicants, the SRMT will give preference to the qualified native applicant.

DRUG TESTING POLICY

The successful applicant for employment must submit to and pass a drug test for illegal substances prior to employment being confirmed.

BACKGROUND CHECK

Some positions require candidate(s) to successfully pass a criminal background check prior to beginning employment, used solely for employment related purposes.

ELIGIBILITY LIST

A list of qualified candidates is created from interviews that may be used to appoint individuals to similar positions within the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe for a period of six months.

INTERVIEW

Testing in the applicable skills may be required as part of the interview process.